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Creation of a Healthy Florida Plan
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Reference:
Article X, Section 29

Summary:
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Creates the Healthy Florida Plan, which expands eligibility for Florida's Medicaid program for low income individuals to 133% of the federal poverty line as permitted by federal law. The Healthy Florida Plan creates a special revenue account to accept federal funds. This law terminates if federal funding of the program drops below the levels in current federal law.

Sponsor:
Florida Health Solutions
Post Office Box 43618
Jacksonville, FL 32203-
(904) 894-3598
  Contact: Mincy Pollock, Chairperson
521 North Liberty Street
Jacksonville, FL 32202-0000

Signatures:
Statewide total needed for judicial and financial impact review: 68,314 
Statewide total needed to make ballot position: 683,149 
Statewide total currently valid: 2,056*
Congressional district totals needed for judicial and economic reviews and ballot placement, with currently valid signatures: View by District by County
*Statewide and congressional district totals for ballot position are NOT OFFICAL until an initiative petition is certified to have made ballot. Once an initiative petition is certified for ballot position, total currently valid may exceed the official totals at time of certification. For status on ballot position, see Status Table below.
 
Two signature thresholds must first be met for ballot position: 1) statewide total [8 percent of the votes cast in the last presidential election], and 2) Congressional District signature totals in at least 14 of Florida's 27 Congressional Districts [8 percent of the votes cast in each Congressional District in the last presidential election]. See section 3, Article XI, Fla. Const., section 100.371, Fla. Stat.
 
A Congressional District may consist of one or more counties and a county may be part of more than one congressional district. To find out the signature threshold required in each Congressional District for review and ballot position, the current number of verified signatures in each Congressional District by county, and how many Congressional Districts may have met or exceeded signature thresholds, click the link above titled "View by District by County".

Status: Closed
Approval Date: 11/03/2015 
Undue Burden:  
Made Review:  
Attorney General:  
Sent to Supreme Court:  
Supreme Court Ruling:  
SC Ruling Date:  
Financial Impact Statement Date:  
SC Approval of Financial Impact Statement:  
Made Ballot:  
Ballot Number: 0  
Election Year: 2018 




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